The Classic Car Specialists

The Classic Car Insurance Specialists for over 35 years!

Lancaster Insurance Services, established in 1984, specialises in arranging classic car insurance, in addition to a range of niche motor related products and general insurance products. 

We live and breathe classics and this is shown through our commitment for sponsoring the UK’s largest classic car event, the Lancaster Insurance Services Classic Motor Show, as well as a host of smaller and regional shows throughout the years, too! 

Using our carefully selected panel of insurers, and network of car clubs, we have a number of avenues available to get you a great deal on your insurance.

We may be able to include a number of policy benefits as part of your insurance policy including:

  • Limited Mileage Discount
  • Club Member Discounts
  • Agreed Value
  • Green Laning & Off Road Cover
  • UK Based Call Centre
  • 24 Hour Claims Line

Classic Car Insurance

Lancaster Insurance Services has access to competitive classic car insurance and vintage car insurance schemes in the UK.

As a leading, reputable specialist in classic car insurance for over 35 years, we are committed to offering our customers a wealth of experience, great customer service and excellent service.

We understand your love of classics and recognise the importance they hold.

4 x 4 Insurance

Lancaster Insurance Services, has been arranging specialist 4x4 insurance for over twenty years.

As a leading broker in the market, we offer a high quality product and level of service which we hope gives you peace of mind and security on the road.

We understand that price is important; this is why we focus on saving you money on your policy and offering additional benefits for insuring your 4x4 with us.

Nominate a Bright Young Spark today!

Bright Young Sparks initiative
Bright Young Sparks initiative
Bright Young Sparks initiative
Howard Bryan's TVR “white elephant”

Car of the Month:

Howard Bryan's TVR “white elephant”

‘Photos don’t do her justice – she is a car of such presence’. Naturally, Howard’s White Elephant causes a sensation on virtually every journey, and even in his home village, people stop on the pavement and mouth ‘what is it?’.

Classic Car Club of the Month:

VW Beetle Cabrio Owners Club GB

With summer firmly here, what better focus for our club of the month then a little sporty number, the Volkswagen Beetle Cabriolet to be precise. You might not think VWs would make for natural cabriolets – but you only have to look at the VW Beetle Cabriolet to have those preconceptions dispelled and what better way to celebrate the soft top version of one of the most iconic cars ever built, than having the VW Beetle Cabrio Owners Club GB as our Club of the Month!

VW Beetle Cabrio Owners Club GB

The latest Lancaster classic car news

Yellow car


  • 28th November, 2023

Fifty years ago, visitors to the London Motor Show saw an unfamiliar marque displayed on Stand 152. The Moskvich sold by Satra Motors Ltd. was an established sight in the UK, but Earls Court was the first time most Britons encountered its fellow USSR product - a Fiat 124 clone named Lada. The sales publicly claimed:

Red car


  • 28th November, 2023

Picture the scene. It is Christmas Day, 1958, and beneath the tree is a large package – more to the point, a pedal-car-sized package. Could it possibly be the Austin J40, the country’s ultimate pedal car? You have dropped subtle hints for the past few weeks, but your parents claim it is “far too extravagant”.

Silver car

The Vauxhall Firenza Droop Snoot at 50

  • 27th November, 2023

The year is 1973, the place is the London Motor Show, and your attention is drawn by the Vauxhall display – namely, a striking-looking coupe. The sales team called it the “High Performance” Firenza, but showgoers were already referring to it as the “Droop Snoot”.


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